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Queens of the Stone Age

Formed: 1997 in Palm Desert, CA
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Mark Lanegan, Dave Grohl, Josh Homme, Nick Oliveri, Alfredo Hernandez, Dave Catching, Joey Castillo, Nick Lucero, Gene Troutman, Dean Fertita, ...See All
Biography: Formed from the ashes of stoner rock icons Kyuss, Queens of the Stone Age reunited the group's singer/guitarist Josh Homme, drummer Alfredo Hernandez, and bassist Nick Oliveri along with new guitarist/keyboardist Dave Catching. The project's origins date back to Homme, who in the wake of Kyuss' 1995 ...Read full biography
Released: 2000
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The second Queens of the Stone Age album, Rated R (as in the movie rating; its title was changed from II at the last minute before release), makes its stoner rock affiliations clear right from the opening ...Read full review
Songs For The Deaf [Explicit Version]
Released: 2002
Critics' Rating:
QOTSA are so concerned with pleasing themselves that they don't give a damn for the audience. Then again, they're exceptional players, especially augmented here by Dave Grohl on drums, Mark Lanegan on ...Read full review
More Queens Of The Stone Age albums: Main Albums (9), Compilations (1), Singles & EPs (36), DVD/Video (1)
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